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Throwley (Cadman's Farm)

Major
Also known as: Faversham / RAF Cadman's Farm / RAF Throwley / RFC Throwley / Throwley Aerodrome
County: Kent
Current Status: Farmland / Housing / Woodland
Date: October 1916 - 7 February 1943 (derequisitioned)
Current Use: Disused
Used By: RAF / RFC
Landing Surface Types: Unpaved
Aircraft Roles: Fighter / Trainer

Main unit(s) present:

  • No 50 Sqn
  • No 112 Sqn
  • No 143 Sqn
  • No 186 (Night) TS
  • No 188 (Night) TS
Home Defence Flight Station(s):

Bekesbourne / Detling

Home Defence Landing Ground(s):

Allhallows / Biggin HillBroad Salts / Broomfield, Kent / FrinstedHartyHunton / Leigh Green / Marden, KentPett / Pluckley / Rye / Sole Street / South Ash / Swingfield / West Malling (Kings Hill)

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